The Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies (CRRS) at Victoria University in the University of Toronto is a research and teaching centre. The CRRS is a library devoted to the study of the period from approximately 1350 to 1700; supervises an undergraduate program in Renaissance Studies; organizes lectures and seminars; and maintains an active series […]
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Holinshed’s Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland is known as the foremost achievement of Tudor historiography, and was the most important source for contemporary playwrights and poets, including Shakespeare, Spenser, and Drayton. The Chronicles were first printed in 1577 — these featured photograph’s are from the CRRS’ copy of the early edition. A second revised and longer edition followed […]
James Andrew Carscallen (1934–2016) This past 14 March 2016, the scholarly community in Toronto lost one of its most beloved members – Professor James Andrew Carscallen. Born on 21 July 1934 in Wallaceburg, Ontario, Jim was a gifted pianist, passionate bird watcher, and avid gardener. He was also a Rhodes scholar and a gentleman. […]
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